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Bartók: Violin Concerto no.1, Viola Concerto, Concerto for Two Pianos & Percussion

Thursday, 01 January 2009
Musicians
Gidon Kremer (violin) Yuri Bashmet (viola) Tamara Stefanovich (piano) Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano) Nigel Thomas (percussion) Neil Percy (percussion) Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Pierre Boulez (conductor)
Composer
Bartók
Catalogue number
Deutsche Grammophon 477 7440
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